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Penelope Cruz Named Sexiest Woman Alive By Esquire Magazine

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Penelope Cruz has been named the Sexiest Woman Alive by Esquire magazine.  The Spanish bombshell - who has two children with husband Javier Bardem - certainly lives up to the title on the magazine cover, posing in just a plunging black bathing suit with her hair in tousled waves over her shoulders.  Penelope, 40,...

Jumia Nigeria Gets Exclusive Debut On St. Genevieve’s New Collection

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Nigeria’s talented and award winning actress, Genevieve Nnaji and Jumia Nigeria have partnered to launch the new collection of St. Genevieve, exclusive to Jumia in Nigeria. The new collection launched today showcases the fashion sense and ‘Red Carpet’ style. About the phenomenal collection, Genevieve said, “By recreating my personal style into my fashion label, I am creating this...

The Truth: Genevieve Opens Up On Why She Is Yet To Settle Down

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Nigeria’s most talented actress; Genevieve Nnaji was featured in Olisa Adibua’s latest episode of The Truth were she revealed a lot about a lot. From her childhood to being a single mother, launching her fashion brand, about her relationship status, the reason why she is still single and all she...

Angelina Jolie Receives Honourary Damehood From Queen Elizabeth II

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Angelina Jolie was made an honorary dame during a private audience with the Queen today in recognition of her campaigning against sexual violence. The Hollywood actress, 39, was presented with the Insignia of an Honorary Dame Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of St Michael and St George at a...

1997 Simpson Cartoon Episode Predicted The US Ebola Virus Outbreak

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The Simpsons has been at the cutting edge of popular culture for a quarter of a century - but do Springfield's most famous residents have the ability to predict the future? According to Internet conspiracy theorists, the simple answer is yes. They claim the world famous TV series predicted the Ebola crisis...

D'Banj Becomes Apple's 'Beats By Dre' Ambassador

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Nigerian musician Dapo Oyebanjo popularly known has D'Banj has been named as one of the ambassadors for popular headphones company Beats By Dre owned by technology giants Apple. This was made known yesterday through their official account.  D'Banj was also given a customised headphone....

Linda Ikeji Blog Restored; Reveals What Went Down

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Foremost Nigerian online blog, Linda Ikeji that was closed down on wednesday by Google has been restored. Linda Ikeji made this known via her blog as she started the real reasons why it was shut down, and that one of her early and strong pillars known as '1976AD' turned out to...

Google Explains Why They Removed Linda Ikeji's Blog

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In an interesting turn of events yesterday, visitors to Linda Ikeji's blog lindaikeji.blogspot.com suddenly discovered that their beloved entertainment/gossip hotspot was offline. It turned out that Google had taken the complaints of plagiarism quite serious and had deleted Linda Ikeji's blog. The action has since sparked lots of controversies as many...

Google Shuts Down Popular Blogsite, Linda Ikeji

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Google on Wednesday shut down popular blogsite, Linda Ikeji, www.lindaikeji.blogspot.com. No reasons have been given for the shut down....

7th Heaven Actress Sarah Goldberg Dies In Her Sleep At 40

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Sarah Goldberg, who appeared in the television series 7th Heaven, died on Sept. 27 of natural causes, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. She was 40. “She went to sleep and didn’t wake up,” her mother told the Sun-Times. The Chicago-born Goldberg played 7th Heaven’s Sarah Glass Camden from 2002 to 2006. Her character...

Paralyzed Bride Stun Wedding Guests As She Walked Down The Aisle

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Six years ago, Gina Giaffoglione of McClelland, Iowa, was paralyzed from the waist down in a car accident, but she didn't let this injury stop her from walking down the aisle on her recent wedding day, reports KETV7. A former athlete, the smiling bride has always been determined to stay fit, even...

Akon Performs In Giant Bubble To Avoid Ebola

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In an effort to guard against contracting the Ebola Virus Disease, a United States-based R&B star, Akon, last Sunday climbed inside an airtight blow-up during a performance in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo. The singer rolled over the crowd, pushed along by the outstretched hands of 60,000 screaming concert-goers while performing...

Why I Ended My Marriage – Ini Edo

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Popular Nollywood actress, Ini Edo has confirmed rumours that her marriage to her US-based husband, Philip Ehiagwina, has broken up. The couple got married in November 2008 at a ceremony held in Houston, Texas, USA. But contrary to the rumour that her husband had opted out of the marriage and demanded a...

The Utere Family Emerge Winners Of The MDA Season 8 Grand Finale

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It was a spectacular end to the popular family dance show, Maltina Dance All Season 8 (MDA8) as the curtains fell at its grand finale. The grand finale, which was the culmination of weeks of suspense, drama and excitement, saw the Utere family from Port Harcourt, Rivers State, crowned winners of the 2014 edition...

Terry G Floats Table Water Company

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 The Nigerian singer and self-styled ‘Akpo Master’ has just launched his water bottling line, ‘Terry G Table Water’, one of the businesses which the gifted musician plans to float. “Terry G has officially commenced his ‘pure water business,” the singer wrote alongside a photo of his company’s truck. He cited the...

Peter Okoye Of P-Square Falls Off Stage During Performance

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Just as the crowd was enjoying their high-octane performance at the Beat 99.9 Triple 9 concert in Lagos on Tuesday night, Peter Okoye of P-Square stepped too close to the edge of the elevated stage and unfortunately fell into the barricades.Peter can dance like Michael Jackson and has always being the one who is seen doing...

Tiwa Savage Sacks Husband, Employs Mekka Millions As New Manager

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As the drama of Tiwa's marriage unfolds and news that they may be headed for divorce spreads, the singer has further distanced herself from her Husband/Manager Teebillz by relieving him of his ‘managerial’ duties. She has employed Emeka aka Mekka Million to do the job. It will be recalled that popular...

Geoffrey Oji Emerges MTN Poject Fame 7 Winner

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Geoffrey Oji has become the luckiest winner to wear the crown of the newest season of MTN Project Fame. Very few would have guessed the electrifying stagecraft of Nigerian dance queen, Kaffy, and the legendary showing of Sir Shina Peters were a prelude to the crowning of the Benue-born Geoffrey. The...

Gulder Ultimate Begins Drill In Aguleri Jungle

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After an intense exercise which saw them overcoming several obstacles when other hopefuls fell by the wayside; and after a suspense-filled final selection party, which coincided with the launch of a new Gulder bottle, the contestants for this year’s Gulder Ultimate Search have finally proceeded to the Aguleri forest. Their search...

Stars Gather In Venice For George Clooney's Wedding

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Celebrities, paparazzi and the world's media are congregating in Venice for the widely anticipated wedding weekend of a man long considered Hollywood's most eligible bachelor: George Clooney. The actor and his fiancee, British human rights attorney Amal Alamuddin, were photographed Friday cruising the sun-dappled canals of Venice ahead of their big...